For every landed trick, there is a counterpart. We are impressed with big tricks because they seem impossible, and fails like this are a big part. This is why we watch things like the X Games, we witness our friends flop in the backyard, so it’s amazing to see shit done smoothly on TV.
I do respect this guys tenacity. I’m sure he had a gut feeling this wouldn’t work out, but the cameras were rollin’ and he is a showman.
But yeah, this is pretty much the real life Hot Rod